February

Monday 10th May 2010

Do you have a tried and tested family recipe (based on veg) that we could use in our newsletter? We... continued

Monday 10th May 2010

Visiting the South West this half-term? Our friends at the Eden Project are offering one lucky family (2 adults and up to 3 children) a VIP visit over half term just as the famous Aardman Studios set up camp at Eden. Visitors can take a look at sets used in the Shaun the Sheep TV series and meet some of the... continued

Monday 10th May 2010

Today marks the start of Fairtrade Fortnight and given that fair trading is such a key part of our ethos, one might ask why so little of what goes in the boxes carries the Fairtrade label. Fairtrade guarantees that producers are paid a minimum price and that an additional premium is paid to support social, environmental and development projects. Its... continued

Monday 10th May 2010

With the continuing cold, our normally dependable cabbage, cauliflower, leeks and purple sprouting broccoli have barely moved on in weeks. This has compounded the effect of a mild and sunny autumn which brought crops planned for January forward to November, and so we find ourselves very short of fresh green veg from above the ground to balance the roots from... continued

Monday 10th May 2010

Well, would you believe it? On Valentine... continued

Monday 10th May 2010

My father gave me a pig for my eighth birthday. He didn... continued

Monday 10th May 2010

Sorry to the vegetarians amongst you; it will be back to fruit and veg next week. Having spent last week... continued